The e-book, Concrete Building Design
explores the various aspects of constructing with concrete. This curated collection of technical articles from The Construction Specifier
- the low impact of concrete on the environment due to increasing investments in sustainable manufacturing technologies;
- unclear drawings and specifications can lead to under-designed rail post anchorages, loose railings, spalled concrete, and severed reinforcing steel;
- reliance on plastics has resulted in deterioration and corrosion of concrete structures; and
- why sealant joints demand considerable attention to design, product selection, and installation if the building is to perform as intended.